Stephen Wallace Dorsey

Stephen Wallace Dorsey

Birth
Benson, Rutland County, Vermont, USA
Death 20 Mar 1916 (aged 74)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Memorial ID 7363219 · View Source
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U.S. Senator. Moving to Ohio, as a young man, he served in the Union Army during the Civil War. After war, he was employed as President by the Sandusky Tool Company and he relocated to Arkansas when appointed President of the Arkansas Railway Company. In 1873, he was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate, serving until 1879. Not a candidate for reelection, he engaged in cattle raising and mining in New Mexico and Colorado, then settled in California, until his death at age 74.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 17 Apr 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7363219
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Stephen Wallace Dorsey (28 Feb 1842–20 Mar 1916), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7363219, citing Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .